E46 series BMW 3

since 1998 of release

Repair and car operation



E46 series BMW 3
- BMW 3 cars (Е46)
   Identification numbers of the car
   Acquisition of spare parts
   Technology of service, tool and workplace equipment
   Poddomkrachivaniye and towage
   Engine start from the auxiliary power supply
   Checks of readiness of the car to operation
   Automobile himikaliya, oils and greasings
   Diagnostics of malfunctions
   Governing bodies and operation receptions
   Governing bodies and devices
   Filling
   Keys, uniform lock and anticreeping system
   Security сигнализация*
   Window regulators
   The hatch with elevating and movable крышкой*
   Seats
   Adjustment of provision of a steering wheel
   Mirrors
   Safety systems
   Lock of ignition and engine start
   Parking brake
   Manual box of gear shifting (RKPP)
   Automatic transmission (AT) *
   Lever of the switch of indexes of turn / light signal
   Screen wipers and stekloomyvatel
   Heater of back glass
   Tempostat (automatic equipment of maintenance of the set speed) *
   The alarm system of emergency rapprochement at a parking (PDC) *
   System of automatic stabilization of stability with a regulator of a torque of the ASC+T/engine System of dynamic control of stability of DSC*
   The monitoring system of pressure of air in tires (RDC) *
   Lighting and light devices
   Heater, ventilation and conditioner of air of salon
   Salon equipment
   Running in
   Features of driving of the car
   Catalytic converter
   Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
   Disk brakes
   Brake system
   Luggage compartments
   Automobile телефон*
   Readjustment of headlights
   Cowl
   Unlocking of a cover of the refueling hatch manually
   Drive of an elevating and movable cover of the hatch вручную*
+ Current leaving and service
+ Engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ Power supply systems, injection and release
+ engine Electric equipment
+ RKPP and transmission line
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ electric equipment Schemes



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Brake system

Level of brake liquid

The alarm lamp of hydraulic system burns: level of brake liquid fell in the tank below norm (address to the Section Check of levels of liquids).

If level of brake liquid fell in the tank below norm, and the pedal course considerably increased, that, possibly, one of two contours of hydraulic brake system is faulty.

Address to materials of Head Brake system and follow on the next to HUNDRED BMW. At movement, probably, it is required to make bigger effort a brake pedal, and the brake way can increase. Consider it, choosing a driving manner.


Brake shoes

The alarm lamp of brake shoes burns: blocks almost wore out. Address to materials of Head Brake system and at the first possibility follow on HUNDRED for their replacement.

For replacement it is necessary to use only brake shoes allowed by BMW firm.


Hydraulic booster of a steering

At a heavy course of a steering it is necessary to check oil level according to instructions in the Section Check of levels of liquids.

If difficulties arise in attempt of fast turn of a steering wheel, address to the Section Diagnostics of malfunctions and follow for check on HUNDRED BMWs.

At failure of the hydraulic booster the effort necessary for turn of a steering wheel increases.